The Permanent A string has a single filament steel core wound with chrome steel. The other strings have a rope core wound with titanium (D), silver (G) and tungsten-silver (C).
- warm and round sound with a clear overtone spectrum
- good diversity of sounds, smooth and lively tone with a pliable left hand feeling
- great projection
- very easy response
- absolutely stable
- suitable also for electric or electrically-amplified violas
A-chrome steel, D-titanium, G-silver, C-tungsten-silver